The Buccaneer Bash
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2019

11:00 AM
  • Registration opens

  • All vendors open
  •        ABC Basset Rescue
  •        “Ears To You”
  •        Grandma Rosie’s Food and Sweet Treats
  •        Whimsy Pixie Face Painter
  •        MORE TO COME

  •   Split The Pot” Raffle with DEA & Harvest Days
           Guaranteed prize - $10,000
  • $1 Raffle - Saturday Only
  • “Walkaround” Raffles
  • Captain's Cove Saloon


      SOCIAL BASSETS AND BASSET MIXES
                   ALLOWED OFF-LEASH
      INTACT BASSETS MUST BE ON-LEASH

11:30 AM
  • Race registration opens
  • Best costume registration starts
  • Captain Stan Knudson, our great Emcee opens the stage
    with introductions of all activities and points of interest!


12:00 PM

  • Play “HEADS OR TAILS” – Everyone plays for FREE
  • “Welcome Home” – Larry & Emmy Little
  • Adoptable Bassets on stage

1:00 PM

  • Best Costume Contest on Stage                  
    ~Best Overall
    ~Best Pirate Theme
      
  • Measuring starts for Longest Ears at Games Tent
  • Sign in for Oldest and Youngest Basset at Games Tent

1:30 PM

  • The Great American Basset Races
           Heats 1, 2 & 3

2:00 PM

  • Live Auction on stage
      Captain Stan Knudson, Auctioneer

2:30 PM

  • The Great American Basset Races
      Heats 4, 5 & 6

3:00 PM

  • Best Trick on stage

3:30 PM

  • $1 Raffle Closes
  • Announce winners of Longest Ears, Oldest and Youngest

4:00 PM

  • The Great American Basset Races
      FINALS

4:15 PM

  • Raffle Winners Posted  --  See You Tomorrow
The GABR Waddle
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2019
8:00 – 10:00 AM
  • Breakfast - Provided by the Dwight Kiwanis Club located on east side
    of Fran Gray Building – donations welcome

9:00 AM

  • GATES OPEN -SOCIAL BASSETS AND BASSET MIXES
 ALLOWED OFF-LEASH
  • Registration opens
  • All Vendors open
           ABC Basset Rescue Slobber Shoppe
                 GABR Logo Store
        BFF
        “Ears To You”
        Grandma Rosie’s Food and Sweet Treats
        Captain’s Cove Tavern
  • Silent Auction Opens-Sunday Only- Fran Gray Building        


10:00 AM
  • Split The Pot” Raffle with DEA & Harvest Days
      Guaranteed prize - $10,000
  • "Walkaround” Raffles

10:30 AM

  • Memorial Service and the Ringing of the Bells

11:30 AM

  • King & Queen Coronation on stage

12:00 PM DOGS ON LEASH

  • Star Spangled Banner – sung by Lindsay Jensen, 2019 Illinois
    Teacher Of The Year
  • Blessing of the Bassets – Jeff Jackson - Memorial Garden

12:30 PM

  • Silent Auction Closes
  • Lineup for Waddle begins

12:45 PM

  • Waddle Begins!!

1:45 PM (Approximately)

  • Return to the GABR Park
  • Get your “I Waddled” Button
  • Silent Auction winners posted

Food and Drinks will be available after the Waddle

      SEE YOU NEXT YEAR!!!

      Next years Waddle weekend is
      September 19th and 20th, 2020
Guardian Angel Basset Rescue